Monday, July 27, 2015

Pickup loses tire in San Andreas

   June 27, 2015 at 4:15 PM:  A black Dodge pickup reportedly lost a tire on Mountain Ranch Road not far from Hwy 49 in San Andreas.

   It is partly blocking the roadway so use extra caution if in that area until a tow truck arrives.

  

Car hits power pole in Oakdale

   July 27, 2015 at 4:10 PM:  A car has reportedly hit a power pole at Albers Road and Oakdale Waterford Hwy in Oakdale.

    CHP is at the scene. An ambulance is en route. Use extra caution if in that area.

Minor injuries in Arnold collision

   According to CHP on July 25, 2015 around 5 PM Jay Balletti (69) of Dorrington, was driving a 2000 Dodge northbound on Sierra Parkway south of Wikami Way in Arnold at a speed of around 15-20 MPH, when he suffered a medical emergency

"With friends like these, who needs..." Neighbors from Hell?

   The story of an NFL player who installed a security system in his home after being robbed twice, said he was shocked with what he found on the video camera.

Blue car in ditch off road in Copperopolis

   July 27, 2015 at 3 PM:  A blue sedan has run off LIttlejohn Road into a ditch near Ox Yoke Lane in Copperopolis.

   Driver apparently did not want police called and was trying to get the car out to leave the scene.

   CHP is en route, along with a tow truck.

Calaveras Supervisors Pray and then vote

   On Tuesday, July 28, 2015 at 9 AM the Calaveras Supervisors will meet and Chair Edsel will force prayers for all the horrid sinful women who believe they should have rights.

Fire reported in Jamestown

   UPDATE at 1:30 PM:  CHP is providing traffic control on Jamestown Road for fire crews.

Fire in Ione

    UPDATE at 1:10 PM:  The first unit on scene reports that hey think they have this fire limited to current size.  Some additional unites were cancelled.

Lowell Fire Update

    July 27, 2015 at 9 AM:   The Lowell Fire grew another 200 acres during the night in spite of higher humidity levels in the area.  The total acreage burned is now 1700 acres with 20% containment.

    Evacuations are still in place in the area, but authorities want to thank the public for their tips on the white Jeep. They are no longer looking for the vehicle.  There are 7 air tankers and 14 helicopters working on this fire, in addition to the engines and men on the ground.

Volkswagen Show volunteers

   Calaveras Sheriff volunteer deputies assisted at the Volkswagen car show over the weekend.

   Louis Chiu and Ed Evans are shown here in front of one of the many Volkswagens on display at Utica Park in Angels Camp.

4 firefighters hospitalized due to Lowell Fire

   July 26, 2015 at 6:30 AM:  Two Cal Fire firefighters and two USFS firefirghters were burned during the day yesterday.

   They were airlifted to UC Davis Medical Center.  We don't have an up to the minute update yet this morning. Parts of I 80 are closed due to this fire. The total acreage is 1500 acres burned and it is only 15% contained at the last report.